Ph.D. in Health Related Sciences

The Doctoral (Ph.D.) Program in Health Related Sciences will provide experienced health professionals with advanced knowledge and skills so that they may assume positions in teaching, research and administration upon graduation. It offers a curriculum with an interdisciplinary core of courses with specialty tracks in Medical Laboratory Sciences, Gerontology, Health Administration, Nurse Anesthesia, Occupational Therapy, Patient Counseling, Physical Therapy, Radiation Sciences and Rehabilitation Leadership. The program emphasizes use of distance learning technologies combined with traditional didactic methods. The curriculum is relevant, timely and meaningful to a multidisciplinary cohort of students.

The Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences encourages highly qualified certified medical laboratory scientists or candidates with equivalent certification to apply to the Ph.D. Program in Health Related Sciences. Candidates must have a master's degree. The Department of Medical Laboratory Sciences is committed to providing opportunities for research and academic endeavors in the various disciplines of MLS. Please explore our website for further information about our faculty and department.